Hook bill - definition of Hook bill by The Free Dictionary
|(Zool.) ||the strongly curved beak of a bird.|
See also: Hook
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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WARNINGS have been sounded over the cost of school PFI deals following a pounds 600 coat hook bill
Every hook bill
that dies a natural or accidental death is deemed to have died at the hands of a cruel keeper.
Grit should be provided in moderation to cage birds (with the exception of hook bills
) that are given seed.